In August of this year, Ceredigion Command welcomed Mr Richard Simnett, Miss Caroline Latham and their two sons to Aberystwyth Fire Station.   In the early hours of Wednesday, 25th July 2018, the family were rescued from the roof of the Tŷ Belgrave House Hotel, a 4-storey building, during a fire which had engulfed the whole building and tragically took the life of one of its ...

Three Firefighters from Rhayader Fire Station have received awards this from the Deputy Chief Fire Officer. Watch Manager Rhys Thomas and, recently retired, Watch Manager Andrew James received the prestigious Chief Fire Officers Commendation for saving the life of a local man, Mr Wyn Hope. On 6th June, Andrew was initially called to his friend’s house who was suffering from c ...

Diwali which is also known as the 'Festival of lights' begins on Saturday 14th November. However, due to Coronavirus restrictions celebrations will be a little different this year. With that in mind, we want to ensure that our communities celebrate safely and so we’ve put together some tips to help you have a happy and safe Diwali.   Fireworks Fireworks are usually a big pa ...

Welshpool Firefighter, Chris Birdsell-Jones wins Supporter of the Year at the prestigious Spirit of Fire Awards, held virtually by The Fire Fighters Charity.   Chris Birdsell-Jones, the brains behind The Fire Tones, was the driving force in organising Firefighters from across the UK, to perform a version of the classic Band Aid hit Do They Know It’s Christmas in 2018, raising ...

One the largest Fire and Rescue Services in the UK is going digital, by using Microsoft Surface, M365 and Teams to help them respond to emergencies and train new recruits. ...

The Annual Performance Assessment (APA) outlines how we have performed against the Improvement and Well-being Objectives we set ourselves within our Corporate Plan 2019-2024. It also identifies how we have contributed to the Wellbeing goals, set out within the Well-being of Future Generations (Wales) Act 2015. Our APA tells our staff, communities and stakeholders what outcome ...

We are currently recruiting On-Call Firefighters at #Pontardulais Fire Station  Can you respond to this Station within 5 minutes? If the answer is YES, then we want to hear from YOU! For more information, click here https://www.mawwfire.gov.uk/eng/join-us/on-call-firefighter/ ...

It’s back to business as usual across The Fire Fighters Charity as our COVID-19-safe centres prepare to open their doors to beneficiaries for the first time since 16 March. The move follows a comprehensive review of activities across all three centres, to ensure that every necessary precaution has been taken to ensure the safety of our guests and employees. With the centres r ...

Mid and West Wales Fire and Rescue Service is consulting on the Service’s Strategic Aims and Improvement and Well-being Objectives for the next year as part of its Draft Corporate Plan 2021-2026. Chief Fire Officer, Chris Davies said: “We are delighted to introduce our Corporate Plan 2021-2026, which sets out our vision for the future, “to be a World Leader in Emergency Respon ...

Thank you to Eagles Nest, Men’s Shed, Blaen y Maes Prior to Covid 19 Lock Down the Community Safety Team from Swansea Command, approached John Davies from Eagles Nest, Men’s Shed, Blaen Y Maes, to ask it was possible to repair our Target Fire House which is used to welcome and educate children during station visits. Over the years the Target House had fallen into a sad sta ...